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Nancy Stence Creason, American nurse, educator. Named to Central Community High School Alumni Hall of Fame, 1982; recipient Golden Apple award, University Illinois, 1966; fellow, University Michigan, 1974-1975, Danforth Associate, since 1980; grantee, United States Public Health Service, 1981-1987.


Creason, Nancy Stence was born on August 7, 1938 in Elkader, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Francis H. and Murrel (Cords) Stence.


Bachelor of science in nursing, University Iowa, 1960. MSN, Wayne State University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Wayne State University, 1977.


Staff nurse, neurology-neurosurgery Veterans Administration Hospital., Iowa City, 1960-1961. Rehabilitation field nurse Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, Chicago, 1961-1963. Instructor, medical surgical nursing College Nursing University of Illinois, Chicago, 1965-1966.

Instructor, School Nursing University of Michigan, AnnArbor, 1966-1967, 69, assistant professor, 1973-1974, assistant professor, chairman fundamentals area instruction, 1975-1977. Associate professor, associate dean, director baccalaureate program College Nursing U. Utah, Salt Lake City, 1977-1978. Associate professor nursing University of Illinois, Urbana, since 1978, assistant dean College Nursing, 1985^.

Management consultant, 1978-1981. President, Tiffin League of Women Voters, 1970-1972. Member Washtenaw County Commission Status of Women, 1973-1975.

Treasurer troop Boy Scouts American, 1979-1982. Merit scholar U Iowa, 1955-1957. University of Michigan fellow, 1974-1975.

Danforth associate, since 1980. United States Public Health Service grantee, 1981-1987. Recipient Golden Apple award University Illinois, 1966.

Named to Central Community High School Alumni Hall of Fame, 1982.


Member Washtenaw County Commission Status of Women, 1973-1975. Member American Nurses Association (council nurse researchers), Illinois Nurses Association, District 15 Nurses Association (director), State Nurses Active in Politics in Illinois, Nurses Coalition for Action in Politics, Midwest Society Nurse Researchers, Sigma Theta Tau.


Children: James, Michael.